Bengal should test more, Trinamool government appeasing Muslims: BJP
In a letter to Mamata Banerjee which was released to the press on Wednesday, BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya alleged she had been practising ‘vote-bank politics’ by ‘appeasement’, making it a ‘haven for illegal Bangladeshi immigrants’ and giving ‘unchecked powers to the Muslim community’ to conduct their affairs.
This institution is not hostage of government: Supreme Court
The top court's remark came after advocate Prashant Bhushan told the court tha...
Mamata accuses governor of transgressing constitutional dharma
In a strongly worded seven-page letter to the governor, Banerjee said Dhank...
Judge Jagdeep Singh, who sentenced Ram Rahim, gets Z+ security cover
The judge and his family members reportedly received threats after the conviction of the Dera head.
BJP MP, VC leave Visva Bharati as gherao by students ends
BJP MP Swapan Dasgupta, Vice Chancellor Bidyut Chakraborty and others were confined for six hours in a building of the Visva Bharati in West Bengal on Wednesday as hundreds of students staged a sit-in outside accusing the politician of promoting hatred among communities.
Governors in the NDA regime and their tryst with controversies
Several governors in the last five years have been engaged in a running feud with the state government concerned or even had differences with civil society activists.
CAA, NRC over ‘my Dead Body’: Mamata Banerjee; LDF and UDF on one platform
“We will never allow NRC and CAA in Bengal. No one will be ousted from the state,” Banerjee said as she read out an ‘oath’ for her party workers. Dubbing the rallies “unconstitutional and inflammatory”, governor Jagdeep Dhankhar urged the CM to devote time to retrieving the situation.
Mamata Banerjee leads mega protest rally; vows not to allow NRC, CAA in Bengal
"We will never allow NRC and CAA in Bengal," CM Banerjee said as she read out an 'oath' for her party workers.
Anti-CAA stir: Violent protests rock Jamia, AMU; Bengal boils, uneasy calm in Assam
An uneasy calm prevailed in Assam, epicentre of the agitation, as curfew was relaxed in Guwahati and Dibrugarh for several hours following improvement in the situation but peaceful protests were held amid calls by the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) for resignation of its ministers.
Phase 1 Gujarat polls: 137 candidates face criminal charges
The analysis has been carried out by the NGOs -- Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) and Gujarat Election Watch.
Court posts murder case of Dera's former driver to October 21
The disgraced cult leader, who is lodged in Rohtak's Sunaria jail on charges of rape, appeared via video- conferencing in the court of CBI judge Jagdeep Singh.
CBI Judge had security worries ahead of Gurmeet's verdict
Taking prompt action, high court judges convened a meeting with officials of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh and ordered enhancement of security to the CBI judge.
Convicted Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh skipped dinner in jail
The Dera sect chief has been kept in the approval cell at Sunaria jail in Rohtak.
Convict didn't even spare disciples, acted like beast, says judgment on Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh
“This court is of the considered view that when the convict did not spare even his own pious disciples and had acted like wild beast, he does not deserve any mercy,” the order read.
Victims put Dera chief on the pedestal of God: Judge
The CBI court said such criminal act by one who is stated to be heading a religious organisation is bound to shatter images of pious religious institutions.
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